- Comparison of PCR/electron spray ionization-time-of-flight-mass spectrometry versus traditional clinical microbiology for active surveillance of organisms contaminating high-use surfaces in a burn intensive care unit, an orthopedic ward and healthcare worHeather C Yun
San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
BMC Infect Dis 12:252. 2012..Understanding nosocomial pathogen transmission is restricted by culture limitations. Novel platforms, such as PCR-based electron spray ionization-time-of-flight-mass spectrometry (ESI-TOF-MS), may be useful as investigational tools...
- New methods for the detection of orthopedic and other biofilm infectionsJohn William Costerton
Center for Genomic Sciences, Allegheny Singer Research Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 61:133-40. 2011....